Winner of IRENA Youth Video Contest Announced

More than 100 video submissions received from young people around the world

  • July 2020

Innovation - A Game Changer for Power System Flexibility

Innovation opens the door for growing amounts of solar and wind renewables in the energy system.

  • July 2020

30 Innovative Solutions Show Path to Renewable-Powered Future

As of today, IRENA has published the full series of 30 Innovation Briefs under its Innovation Landscape report. It is the most comprehensive analysis available on innovation priorities that policymakers must address to successfully decarbonise the...

  • July 2020

MPs Discuss How Renewables Can Address COVID-19 and Support Development Goals

Parliamentarians from around the world participate in the first of IRENA’s Legislators Dialogue series.

  • July 2020

IRENA Outlines Key Actions Needed to Accelerate Renewables in Lebanon

IRENA’s newly released ‘Renewable Energy Outlook: Lebanon’ suggests scaling up renewables could result in annual savings of USD249 million

  • July 2020

Meet the Permanent Representative of Uganda to IRENA

IRENA spoke to the Permanent Representative of Uganda to the Agency, His Excellency Ambassador Zaake Wanume Kibedi, to learn more about the country’s achievements in the field of renewable energy.

  • June 2020

How Falling Costs Make Renewables a Cost-effective Investment

An overview of renewable energy costs based on the Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2019 report showing the continued improvement in the competitiveness of solar and wind power technologies. 

  • June 2020

SDG 7 at the Heart of COVID-19 Response and Recovery

Statement by Francesco La Camera, IRENA Director-General 

  • May 2020

IRENA and UAE Mission Co-host First Session of ‘Renewables Talk’

IRENA Permanent Representatives meet virtually to discuss the role of renewable energy in COVID-19 recovery

  • May 2020

GROWTH@IRENA Traineeship Programme 2020

IRENA's traineeship programme provides undergraduate students with an opportunity to learn from experts and gain practical experience.

  • April 2020